TOTALITARIAN, 2017
charcoal drawings on paper, various sizes
supported by Mondriaan Fund

During my residency at Künstlerhaus Bethanien in Berlin, I worked on a series of large-scale charcoal drawings. The project TOTALITARIAN is dealing with memory and its storage both in our bodies and on technological devices. Enlarged hard drives remind one of mausoleums or libraries. These ‘buildings’ are graveyards of data which will probably, but not surely, remain for future generations. In TOTALITARIAN I am juxtaposing these types of storage with a human body which accumulates and processes information in heart, brain and liver.

Ouroboros or What's Eating You animation see here

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 Ouroboros or What's Eating You   III (right), charcoal drawing 
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 III, 2017, charcoal on paper   200x150 cm 
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 installation view, Open Studios   Künstlerhaus Bethanien 
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 V, 2017, charcoal on paper   150x200 cm 
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 IV, 2017, charcoal on paper   150x250 cm 
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 II,2017, charcoal on paper   150x250 cm 
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 installation view   Künstlerhaus Bethanien 
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 I, 2017, charcoal on paper   250x150 cm 
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 VI, 2017, charcoal on paper   150x250 cm